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am i the only one? - February 4th 2011, 11:45 PM

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So most people I have seen talk about cutting do it on there arms or wrists.
I do it on my stomach and sometimes my legs(calves not thighs).
Does any one else do it on their stomach/ legs?
I'm starting to think I'm the only one.


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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 12:10 AM

i do it on my stomach i find it easier to hide or on my side of my stomach and nothing is pushing on it




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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 12:11 AM

I had a friend who does the cutting in the exact same places you just listed. It's ok to feel like you're the only one doing it in those places. Some people do it on their arms because it isn't as painful as your stomach and calves. You're just hardcore lol (:
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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 12:55 AM

Although I do it on my arms and wrists, I also do it on my stomach, thighs, and occassionally calves. (And my right hand.. I've started doing it on that a lot because no one asks about it)
   
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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 02:18 AM

I do it on my stomach and thighs. The only problem I have because of this is the fact that I show these places in the summer.
   
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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 02:25 AM

Stomach and thighs and ankles


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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 03:09 PM

i do it on my thighs and sometimes stomach. it is much easier to hide there than on wrists or arms.
   
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Re: am i the only one? - February 5th 2011, 04:45 PM

i just quit again a week ago and most of my cuts are on my calves. if u want to talk about anything just pm me
   
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Re: am i the only one? - February 6th 2011, 01:49 AM

When I began, I did it on my thighs, but for.. weird reasons. When I started doing it more often, there was no preference. I did it wherever it was convenient. But now, my slip ups are usually around my hands because I know I use them a lot and I don't hide them. So, that way, I get my mini fill without 100% relapsing or without people realizing.


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Re: am i the only one? - February 6th 2011, 10:41 PM

I've pretty much done anywhere. Agreed with everyone else though, stomach and thighs are much easier to hide... except for in the summer, not sure what's going to happen when that comes around again.
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Re: am i the only one? - February 7th 2011, 01:11 AM

i do it on my legs mostly thieghs so no one will see but i can still wear basket ball shorts i love wearing tanktops and if i was to cut on my arm i would never wear tanks nomore so i do it where noone will see but me. i never thought of the stomach it seem eaiser to get to though. but i have been trying hard to stop all together but doing in for 8 year it hard to stop.
   
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Re: am i the only one? - February 7th 2011, 01:31 AM

Back when I cut, I always cut on the legs, I never used arms, wrists or anything like that.
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Re: am i the only one? - February 7th 2011, 03:47 AM

My friend does it on her stomach
   
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Re: am i the only one? - February 9th 2011, 04:40 AM

Since your question's been answered and there's little chance for variation, I'm going to close this thread.


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